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minestrone soup recipe - mypoppet.com.au

Family Favourite Minestrone Soup

Brrr! It’s getting chilly down here in Melbourne, and I’m not sure about you, but I’m not a fan of the cold weather. But there are a few things I enjoy about Winter: being able to wear my Ugg boots all day, snuggling under blankets for a weekend movie marathon, and enjoying hearty winter comfort food. There is nothing better…

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How to make Candy Sushi - mypoppet.com.au

Candy Sushi – A Fun Party Food Idea!

It’s International Sushi Day, and what a better way to celebrate than with a delicious Candy Sushi treat! This Candy Sushi is super easy to make with a few simple ingredients, and is a fun nut-free and gluten-free treat to pop in a lunchbox or for a kids party. I’ve used an assortment of dried fruit, fruit leather and some…

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Easy Homemade Sausage rolls recipe mypoppet.com.au

Super Easy Homemade Sausage Rolls

Nothing tastes as good as a homemade sausage roll straight out of the oven. When the Mr suggested I pop over to the local bakery to pick up some sausage rolls for lunch, I whipped up a batch of my Super Easy Sausage Rolls instead, with just a few ingredients already sitting in my fridge. There’s hardly any prep worked…

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Craig’s Royal Hotel High Tea, Ballart

Best Mother’s Day High Teas in Melbourne – Classic or with a Twist!

I’ve never met a mum who doesn’t love a good High Tea, and why not, some traditions never get old. Sipping a delicately brewed cup of tea while sampling delicious sweet treats is the perfect Sunday afternoon pastime. This Mother’s Day, traditionalists can enjoy a classic high tea selection, while more adventurous mums might opt for a high tea with a…

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slow cooked lamb shanks greek style wraps - mypoppet.com.au

Greek Style Slow Cooked Lamb Wraps in just 10 Minutes!

As a busy mum I’m always looking for quick, easy and healthy meal ideas that the whole family will enjoy. Some days I’ve got dinner covered, and other days, well not so much. When Marathon Foods offered me a chance to review their newest ready-meal range by Chef Direct, I jumped at the opportunity. Most of you will know by…

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Modern Halloween Party Decor ideas - mypoppet.com.au

13 Modern Halloween Party Decoration Ideas

Halloween is becoming more and more popular in Australia every year, we just love any excuse to dress-up and throw a party. Emma had a great kids Halloween party for lots of her little friends a couple of years ago, and it was a big hit! If you are looking for Kids Halloween Party Food and Activity ideas, head over…

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Salted caramel popcorn - Lolly Gobble Bliss Bombs Recipe - Mypoppet.com.au

Nut-Free Lolly Gobble Bliss Bombs Popcorn Recipe

If you grew up in the 80’s & 90’s you’ll remember the delicious and sugar loaded popcorn snack Lolly Gobble Bliss Bombs. It was essentially popcorn covered in toffee and peanuts, I don’t think they make them anymore which is a shame because they were pretty good. A while ago I was experimenting in the kitchen making some Salted Caramel…

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12 best ever strawbery recipes

12 Tasty Recipes to Enjoy this Strawberry Season

Strawberries are deliciously fresh and abundant at the moment.  Get to the market and buy up all those punnets going cheap, cheap, cheap and take advantage of the strawberry glut. I’ve got a delicious roundup of strawberry recipes and ideas to make the most of the strawberry season. 12 Delicious Strawberry Recipes to Enjoy Old Fashioned Strawberry Jam Nothing tastes…

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Peanut Butter and Jelly Cookie Recipe - Peanut Butter Jam Drop biscuit recipe - mypoppet.com.au

Peanut Butter & Jelly Jam Drop Cookies

These Peanut Butter and Jelly Cookies combine two great childhood food memories – yummy Jam Drop biscuits and the classic peanut butter and jelly sandwich. I remember making many batches of Jam Drop biscuits as a kid when I was first allowed to start using the kitchen on my own. They are so fun to bake, and making a little…

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